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rest home

n.
A private establishment where elderly or disabled persons are housed and cared for.
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rest′ home`


n.
a residential establishment that provides special care for convalescents and aged or infirm persons.
[1920–25]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rest home - an institution where people are cared forrest home - an institution where people are cared for; "a home for the elderly"
institution - an establishment consisting of a building or complex of buildings where an organization for the promotion of some cause is situated
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Translations

rest home

nAltersheim nt, → Pflegeheim nt
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rest home

ncasa di riposo
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References in classic literature ?
In order to do this, I gathered a great heap of grapes in one place, a lesser heap in another place, and a great parcel of limes and lemons in another place; and taking a few of each with me, I travelled homewards; resolving to come again, and bring a bag or sack, or what I could make, to carry the rest home. Accordingly, having spent three days in this journey, I came home
The Bush Rest Home, in Darlaston, Walsall will host the event from 2pm on Friday, September 27.
It was launched in the wake of Christchurch rest home, Merivale Retirement Village, informing its residents that a replacement home being built would not have enough beds for all of them and they would have to find new accommodation.
The health watchdog also found residents at Leyland Rest Home were not always getting their medicines at the right time.
Minster Rest Home, in Earlsdon, is in the process of being de-registered by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) after a series of surprise inspections uncovered issues which led to the care home being branded "not safe" and "not caring".
An autoregressive structure was used to model the correlations between data from the same rest home or hospital.
BEIJING, Sha'ban 8, 1436, May 26, 2015, SPA -- Chinese state media is reporting that a rest home fire in central China has killed 38 people and injured six, according to AP.
The inferno happaned at a row of bungalows at privately-owned Kangleyuan Rest Home in Pingdingshan City at 7:33 p.m.
PEKyN (CyHAN)- Thirty-eight people were killed and six others injured in a fire at a rest home in central China's Henan Province on Monday night, local authorities said on Tuesday.
Paquette, 92, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 12 at Dodge Park Rest Home, just shy of his 93rd birthday-or as he would have put it, he's "been called to go play the big golf course in the sky".
(tmc121113overath) | FIREWORK NIGHT: A sparkling evening was had by six-year-old Adele Hirst, of Kirkburton, who was seen well wrapped up for a cold November evening (tmc121113fireworks1) | BONFIRE TREAT: Mr Roger Fleming (centre), a resident at Bell House Rest Home, Wilshaw, near Meltham, joined in the firework fun at a bonfire held there.